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Sightings

G T Thorne

Monday, 12 April 2004

Mynydd Henllys

Main Sighting:
Walk over from scenic drive car park2 Several Skylarks Meadow Pipits but numbers are depleted.2 pair Stonechats 1 F/M ReedBunting,1 Swallow ,2 Buzzard soaring,Nr carpark Agitated pair of Ravens mobbing a Crow and Buzzard possible nest site ?.Apart from that very quiet.
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Tom Chinnick

Monday, 12 April 2004

Sugar Loaf

Main Sighting:
9 Wheatear (6 males), 1 stonechat, 1 Yellowhammer, 3 Swallow, 2 Raven, 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk and 1 Pheasant.
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John Bennett

Monday, 12 April 2004

LLanllowell

Main Sighting:
2 Common Sandpipers on the river Usk early morning
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Keith and Gill Jones

Monday, 12 April 2004

(Various)

Main Sighting:
Visited three sites yesterday (11.4.04). A very good day logging 66 species, at Ynys y fro Reservoir early morning, 1 singing Blackcap, and three singing Willow Warblers. Then onto Goldcliff and Uskmouth for the tide. At Goldcliff among the recent birds reported 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Swallow, and a pair of Pintails on the sea. At Uskmouth late morning, 3 singing Willow Warbler, 1 singing Sedge Warbler, a male and female Ruddy Duck, a Great Crested Grebe, 2 Whimbrel, 80 Oystercatchers, and a single Bearded Reedling.
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Darryl Spittle

Sunday, 11 April 2004

Penyfan Pond

Main Sighting:
Male Common Scoter still present at 16:30 plus Willow Warbler and 5+ Swallows
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Tim Hall, Jeff Slocombe

Sunday, 11 April 2004

Trefil Quarry

Main Sighting:
0830-0930. At least 5 Ring Ouzels (1m,4f) around old quarry near disused tramway. Also many Wheatears, some singing. Park just before entrance to working quarry and climb slopes to left.
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Richard Clarke

Sunday, 11 April 2004

Penyfan Pond

Main Sighting:
Male Common Scoter showing very well
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John Bennett

Sunday, 11 April 2004

GLWR Uskmouth

Main Sighting:
11th April 2004,Uskmouth.Cool and cloudy. 1 Sedge Warbler,lots of Cetti'ss,some showing-even managed “scope”views-and several willow warblers.Also 3 Ruddy Ducks 4 Pochard and many Tufties.
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Chris Jones

Sunday, 11 April 2004

GLWR Uskmouth

Main Sighting:
Cuckoo calling well this evening from the western end of the site
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chris west

Saturday, 10 April 2004

Bryn

Main Sighting:
At least 10 nests occupied in heronry. Goldcrest in box tree at Bottom farm. Canada geese in oxbow. Goosander 3 pairs.
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